It's bigger, it's better, it's coming up! SkateDC Weekend 2019 offers FOUR days of skating and other activities in and around the nation's capital on Memorial Day Weekend, when Rolling Thunder will also be hitting the streets. Please join Washington Area Roadskaters for our flagship event!
RSVPs are not required, but are encouraged. Please also RSVP on Facebook (where we are more active) at
We'll be back at the Palomar this year, at 2121 P Street NW. The group rates have been extended through May 11. You can get these rates by asking for the Washington Area Roadskaters block when calling the hotel, at[masked], or by using this unwieldy link (the short one wasn't cooperating):
National Skate Patrol:
SkateDC Weekend is a National Skate Patrol scheduled event. If you are a member of the NSP, please let us know if you would like to help with marking turns or (especially) with sweeping.
Event Website (soon to be updated with route sheets and additional info):
Rolling Thunder Schedule and Map:
Skate Meeting Point:
Meeting point for all skates will be at Dupont Circle, which is a short distance from the hotel. We will NOT be meeting at the White House. Skates will depart from the meeting point within 15 minutes.
Weather Changes and Announcements:
Updates will be posted on the Facebook event AND HERE on the Meetup event. The Friday and Saturday evening events are rain-or-shine.
Skate Routes and Times:
Please see the WAR website for full information. http://www.skatedc.org/calendar/skate-dc-weekend/schedule-skatedc-weekend
Get the Shirt: https://teespring.com/skate-dc-2019-shirt2